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  1. Comment - Letters

    Influx of mainland traders to have bad effect on New Territories economy

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... I accept the increase in visitors will be good for hotels and restaurants, but the overall Hong Kong economy will suffer. Ng Sin-ying, Sha Tin ... New Territories. I am also concerned about the problem of grey-market products near the Lo Wu border crossing into Hong Kong. Some mainlanders earn money by buying these products, ...

  2. Economy to rebound, IMF says

    Posted Apr 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and 10 per cent this year. Economists and port operators are in for a positive surprise if the strong recovery seen in March at ports in Hong Kong and Shenzhen continues. Hong Kong port handled ... drop 1.4 per cent year on year to 3.33 million teus in the first two months of the year. Analysts said the solid recovery in the Shenzhen and Hong Kong ports, which mainly handle ocean-going ...

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    Qianhai economic zone chief says it won't compete with Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen in Qianhai, Shenzhen george.chen@scmp.com The chief of the new economic zone says it won't compete with neighbour Hong Kong in playing an experimental role for a freer flow of the yuan Plenty of room for Hong Kong in Qianhai The 15-square-kilometre site of the Qianhai special economic zone looks more like a construction site than a booming financial centre. ...

  4. When branding Hong Kong we should not lose what makes us unique

    Posted Oct 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... When Brand Hong Kong was launched in 2001, the then chief secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said the flying dragon motif would help establish Hong Kong as Asia's premier city. ... as the core values of Hong Kong. How many Hong Kong people know about them and their importance? The city achieved its success not because of what it had said, but what it had done. It is a good thing ...

  5. New airport lifts region's hope for better economy

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... over the past few years,' he said. 'The new airport will help boost development. It is also putting the region within an hour's flight of Hong Kong.' Despite applause ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com A new airport scheduled to open in geographically isolated eastern Guangdong next month may help boost the local economy, which has long trailed ...

  6. Beijing tempts mainland firms to list at home rather than Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 24th 2006, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... more than a year ago. The stock ended 63 per cent higher than its offering price. Should Hong Kong people care? Absolutely, for Datong Coal once planned its market debut on the Hong Kong stock ... readily resist it. This does not mean that the Hong Kong exchange is completely frozen out. Companies can still list after their A-share offering and the four above said they would do just that. ...

  7. Adding value to Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 20th 2004, 12:00am by Tony Latter

    ... and businesses with the best potential to add value will be attracted to Hong Kong by the demonstration effect of an existing high value-added economy. What can be done? Most important perhaps, Hong Kong ... locals here. At the end of the day, the future is in our own hands. The world economy benefits from increased trade and international specialisation, and Hong Kong must, like everyone else, seize ...

  8. Steamy side of a cool economy

    Posted Nov 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... suppliers, who usually cater to the domestic market, are also targeting more of their sales at Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Guangzhou and Shenzhen. ...

  9. Mainland learned from Hong Kong, says Shenzhen mayor

    Posted Nov 25th 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... into its economic reform. As the mainland tried to transform its planned economy, 'we didn't know where we could open up', he said. 'Hong Kong, as a highly capitalist city, was where we learned about the market economy.' Shenzhen became a special economic zone because of its proximity to Hong Kong, he noted. 'I always tell people that 60 per cent of foreign ...

  10. Start-ups decline in Hong Kong, Shenzhen

    Posted Jan 19th 2010, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... places such as the mainland and the United States, the study said. As the economy recovers, the centre expects more people in Hong Kong and Shenzhen to start up businesses this year. But Edwin ... Paggie Leung Hong Kong and Shenzhen have seen a big drop in business start-ups due to the financial crisis, with the number of people engaged in early-stage entrepreneurial activities ...




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